This job expired on 2 July 2021

  • Expected start date

    2 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    2 July 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    15 June 2021

Job details

Working pattern
Contract type
Fixed term (From 2nd September until 31st August 2022)
Grade 3 Scale Points 5-6 (£12,663 - £13,209 per annum pro rata, term time only)

Job summary

Teaching Assistant

Hours:  28.75 hours per week.

Contract Type: Fixed term until 31st August 2022 (pending a review of funding and staffing requirements), term-time only, including 2 INSET days.
School:  St Keyna Primary School, Keynsham, BS31 2JP.   

We are looking to recruit an experienced, dedicated and professional Teaching Assistant to work in one of our classes. You would be joining a committed and well-established staff team at a school with a Good Ofsted rating. 

The successful candidate will support learning, lead group activities and interventions, and at times may support pupils with an EHCP.  The role requires a Teaching Assistant who has outstanding behaviour management, and who can effectively support pupils identified as having Social, Emotional and Mental-Health needs.

The role requires a Teaching Assistant who understands the triggers of SEMH and who can support and re-regulate pupils as required.

Relevant experience of working with Primary aged children and a clear understanding of the role of a Teaching Assistant in supporting and maximising learning are essential. Professional qualifications, such as any Level 3 would also be desirable. In addition, experience of carrying out nurture-based interventions, supporting ASC children and children with Speech and Language needs would also be desirable. 

If you:
·      have high expectations of yourself and children
·      believe every child can achieve with the right teaching
·      outstanding behaviour management
·      are imaginative and creative
·      work well alone or as part of a team.
Then we'd love to hear more about you.     

We can offer you:
·      the support of a dedicated team of amazing colleagues who are determined to raise standards for our pupils.
·      wonderful children who are enthusiastic and eager to learn.
·      a building which is modern, well equipped and provides a calm, stimulating learning environment. 

Visits to the school are encouraged please telephone the school office to make an appointment Tel: 0117 986 3852. 

Closing date: Friday 2nd July 2021 at Noon.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 6th July 2021. 

Application forms should be returned to Yvette Collier, School Business Manager by noon on Friday 2nd July 2021. 

If you have not heard from us by 5.00pm on Friday 2nd July then you should assume your application has been unsuccessful.

School website: 

Safeguarding Statement:  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Grade range: Grade 3 Scale Points 5-6.
Grade salary range: £19,312 - £19,698 if full time (37 hours per week, all year round). 
Actual Salary range: £12,663 - £13,209 basic pay per annum for 28.75 hours. Pro rata (term time only). 

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
269 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
0117 986 3852

About St Keyna Primary School

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Arranging a visit to St Keyna Primary School

School visits are encouraged, please telephone the School Office to make an appointment Tel: 0117 986 3852.

School location

Monmouth Road, Bristol, BS31 2JP

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